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Overview of events related to Arabic typography and visual culture

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  • event: Kuwait City, NUQAT

    HOROUF : Binlingual Type Design Competition

    Call for submission : Deadline 31 July 2014

    15 Jul 2014
    12 Nov 2014

    29Letters and NUQAT are proud to announce HOROUF, the first bilingual (Arabic and Latin) type design competition to take place at…

  • event: New Cairo, Sharjah Art Gallery- 1 reaction

    El-Touni : A Design Retrospective

    Design Works and illustrations by Helmi el-Touni

    19 Oct 2014
    13 Nov 2014

    The Graphic Design major, part of the Visual Cultures program housed at the Department of the Arts at the American University in…

  • event: Ramallah, Palestine, International Academy of Art Palestine
    27 Oct 2014
    15 Nov 2014

    Opening reception: Monday 17 October 2014, 12am—1pm

  • event: Beirut, BIEL Center, Beirut

    La Souris Invite, at Salon du Livre Francophone de Beyrouth

    The Mouse, a children's booh launch and Hakawati (storytelling)

    2 Nov 2014
    8 Nov 2014

    60 years after its creation, The Mouse , a children's book told and drawn by the great Lebanese artist Shafic Abboud, sees the day…

  • event: Beirut, Beirut Art Center (BAC)


    Exhibition by Milia Maroun

    12 Dec 2014

    Opening: Friday 12 December 2014, 6pm to 9pm "Everything flows, nothing stands still”, Heraclitus's aphorism suggests that…

  • event: Dubai, UAE

    Design House - Open Call

    Deadline: October 26, 2014

    28 Sep 2014
    26 Oct 2014

    Hello All! We are launching an open call for proposal for the third edition of Design House. You can download the application…

  • event: Beirut, Art on 56th

    Mouneer Al-Shaarani

    Exhibition of Recent works

    22 Oct 2014
    8 Nov 2014

    A private preview will be held on Wednesday October 22, 2014 starting 7 pm.

  • event: Ramallah, Palestine, Gallery One Palestine

    The Rhetoric from Within

    First solo exhibition by Majd Abdel Hamid

    28 Oct 2014
    14 Nov 2014

    Opening reception: Tuesday, October 28 at 6:00pm Gallery One is pleased to present the first solo exhibition by young emerging…

  • event: Al Amricani, Kuwait City
    13 Nov 2014
    19 Nov 2014

    REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN 24 Lectures | 11 Workshops | exhibition and cultural entertainment Nuqat’s latest conference takes…

  • event: Dubai, Tashkeel
    1 Jan 2015
    1 Mar 2015

    A 5-day intensive Arabic Type Design workshop with Georg Seifert, Lara Assouad-Khoury, and Khajag Apelian. For registration and…

  • event: Beirut, The Beige Gallery, Solidere

    The Art of the Islamic Book, from the Leiden Collections

    Exhibition of manuscript reproductions from the Leiden University Collection + Talks and Workshops

    16 Oct 2014
    30 Nov 2014

    Last year marked the 400th anniversary of Leiden University’s chair of Arab Studies. The maturity of the faculty reflects the…

  • event: New York, tdc.

    61st Annual Type Directors Club

    Communication and Typeface Design Competition

    24 Oct 2014
    12 Dec 2014

    Call for entries Early bird deadline: 12 midnight edt, fri, october 31, 2014 Deadline: 12 midnight est, fri, december 12, 2014

  • event: Beirut, Beirut Art Center (BAC)


    Design Exhibition by Karen Chekerdjian

    29 Oct 2014
    29 Nov 2014

    Opening reception: Wednesday October 29, from 6pm to 9pm Four collections of transformed and transforming objects

  • event: Middle East Studies Association (MESA) 2014, Washington, DC

    CALL FOR PAPERS-Visualizing Modernity in the Nineteenth Century

    Photographs and Print Culture from the Middle East, Iran, North Africa and South Asia

    22 Nov 2014
    25 Nov 2014

    DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF ABSTRACTS: January 31, 2014. This proposed panel invites papers that address the forms, meanings and…